She was born Oct. 1, 1959, in Rabun County to the late Carl and Elsie Ledford Justus. She was a member of Camp Creek Baptist Church. She was a cashier in the restaurant industry for many years.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Nancy Lillian Justus.
Survivors include: her companion, Dale Shirley of Wiley; a brother, Truitt Justus of Wiley; and several nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at the chapel of Hunter Funeral Home with the Rev. John Gipson and layman Lloyd Hunter officiating. Burial followed at the Camp Creek cemetery.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.
The Clayton Tribune, Sept. 27, 2012